Id (Autoeczematization) Reaction

Etiology

  • Distal, exaggerated dermatologic response to localized skin process which is often infxn related

Symptoms

  • Puritic
  • Initial focal dermatitis, with more generalized erruption 1-3w later

Physical Exam Findings

  • Initial dertmatitis might be present
  • Distal erruption may include erythematous papules, plaques, blisters, confluent erythema

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